(VIDEO) Wednesday Lowdown: John Craigie Takes You to Church

LEFT: Your guitar-toting minister for The Old Steeple‘s latest exercise in musical intimacy Wednesday night will be none other than dreamy PDX wordsmith John Criagie. (TICKETS)

RIGHT: Eyes will pop when the gravity-rejecting, Cirque du Soleil-ish troupe Flip FabriQue bring their show Attrape-Moi (Catch Me!) to the Van Duzer Theatre. (TICKETS

Details in your Lowdown below.

Events

(Submit yours!)

‘What Would It Take to Forgive Donald Trump?’
Kate Buchanan Room / 4-5 p.m. / Free
HSU’s Scholars of Academic Research presents its latest Psych Talk with Dr. Gregg Gold who will discuss how power affects influence, how people react to transgressions, what it takes for people to stay together after a transgression, and how various situations affect the use of power and influence.
Web site / View Comments

The Visitor (1979)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $5
They are billions of years older than we are… and infinitely more intelligent. We have sought them out with signals in the sky. If they are fearful beings, then it is too late to turn back. They know we are here.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Flip FabriQue
Van Duzer Theater / 7 p.m. / $39 / $25 students
Featuring performers from Cirque du Soleil and Cirque Éloize, this youthful, awe-inspiring Quebec-based troupe presents their gravity-defying production Attrape-moi (Catch Me!).
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

Kitchen Dwellers, Horseshoes and Hand Grenades
Humboldt Brews / 7 p.m. / $15 / $12 adv. / 21+
“Montana-bred bluegrass outfit Kitchen Dwellers are captivating fans across the country with their high-energy live performances and unique approach to traditional music that fans have dubbed Galaxy Grass.”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Dolores
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 7:30-9 p.m. / $8.50 / $5 matinee / 21+
An acclaimed new documentary on feminist, fighter for labor justice, and coiner of the phrase “Sí, se puede!”
630-5000 / Web site / View Comments

(SOLD OUT) John Craigie, Hollis Peach
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $20 / $25 door
“If John Prine and Mitch Hedberg had a baby, the resulting product would resemble something very close to Portland, OR singer-songwriter John Craigie.”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Arcata Recreation’s Youth Basketball League: Enrollment Deadline
Arcata Community Center / 1 a.m.-11 p.m. / $65 / $75 non-resident
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Pints for Nonprofits
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / noon-11 p.m. / Free All Ages
Benefitting HSU Vets.
826-7222 / Web site / View Comments

Atlantis’s Fit Club
D Street Neighborhood Center / 5:30-6:45 p.m. / $5
Arcata Recreation and Instructor Atlantis Riddle offer classes that are dynamic, music driven focusing on both high and low impact, as well, as high and low intensity taught in a manner that incorporates ALL fitness levels.
822-7091 / atlantiscoral@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Piet Dalmolen
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Live solo guitar jams.
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Aber Miller
Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m.
Local jazz pianist tickles ivories/you.
677-0230 / Web site / View Comments

Conservation Lecture: Salmon
Sequoia Park Zoo / 6:30-8:30 p.m. / Free
The Sequoia Park Zoo Conservation Lecture Series continues with a lecture on November 8, 2017, “Monitoring Salmon Movements Through Freshwater Creek” by Colin Anderson of California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
442-5649 / ashley@sequoiaparkzoo.net / Web site / View Comments

Cuban Salsa (Rueda de Casino)
Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7 p.m. / $5 / $40 6 week series
Salsa rueda is a circle of couples dancing changing partners to patterns called out in Spanish or shown with hand signals. Sponsored by Humboldt Folk Dancers.
822-2652 / jacaronda@suddenlink.net / Web site / View Comments

Ultra Secret Wednesdays
SpeakEasy / 8-11 p.m.
Queer night with alt-jazz house band LD51!
444-2244 / Web site / View Comments

Dub Cowboy
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 8 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
Danza Disasta Wednesdays in the Wave! Dub Cowboy mixes Hip Hop, Pop, Soul, and Reggae.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Salsa! Wednesdays
The Griffin / 8:30-11 p.m. / 21+
825-1755 / vanessa@griffinarcata.com / View Comments

Karaoke
Vista Del Mar / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Provided by Lightning Boom productions.
443-3770 / vistadelmarbar@gmail.com / View Comments

Open Mikey Comedy
Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Open mic comedy hosted by Tom Connors, with occasional guest host!
Web site / View Comments

Whomp Wednesday
The Jam / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
whomp whomp whomp whomp whomp whomp whomp.
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

Rude Lion Sound
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
Were you just thinking, “Is there anyplace that has Dancehall Wednesdays?” Here it is!
View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS: 12:20, 1:45, 2:55, 2:55, 4:20, 4:20, 6:55, 6:55, 8:10, 8:10, 9:30, 9:30
  • BLAZING SADDLES: 1:00, 5:30
  • FOREIGNER: 9:15
  • GEOSTORM 2D: 3:00, 8:40
  • JIGSAW: 12:25, 2:45, 5:05, 7:25, 9:45
  • KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE: 11:55, 5:35
  • ONLY THE BRAVE: 12:05, 3:05, 6:05, 9:05
  • SUBURBICON: 4:10, 6:45
  • THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE: 1:00, 3:40, 6:20, 9:00
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 2D: 12:10, 1:40, 3:10, 4:40, 6:10, 7:40, 9:10
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 3D: 11:50, 2:50, 5:50, 8:50
  • TYLER PERRY’S BOO2! A MADEA HALLOWEEN: 12:00, 2:25, 4:50, 7:15, 9:40
  • VICTORIA AND ABDUL: 12:15, 2:50, 5:40, 8:15
Mill Creek Cinema
  • A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS: 3:05, 4:20, 5:40, 6:55, 8:15, 9:30
  • AMERICAN MADE: 9:20
  • BLADE RUNNER 2049 2D: 4:30, 8:00
  • GEOSTORM 2D: 4:00, 6:40
  • JIGSAW: 4:55, 7:20, 9:40
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 2D: 3:10, 4:40, 6:10, 6:10, 7:40, 7:40, 9:10
  • THOR: RAGNAROK 3D: 2:50, 2:50, 5:50, 5:50, 8:50
Minor Theatre
  • BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL: 9:15
  • BOY (2010): 4:30, 8:00
  • THOR: RAGNAROK: 3:00, 8:15
  • VICTORIA & ABDUL: 5:15, 6:30